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Can Rick & Katherine Survive a Ninja Assassin? First Details on Castle’s “The Way of the Ninja”

By on March 3, 2014
(L-R) Nathan Fillion as Castle. Stana Katic as Beckett. Image © ABC

(L-R) Nathan Fillion as Castle. Stana Katic as Beckett. Image © ABC

Castle and Beckett tackle a real life Ninja assassin in Castle’s March 17 episode.

The latest from ABC teases that “The Way of the Ninja” will see our duo investigating the mysterious death of a Japanese ballet dancer.

However when they uncover the dancer’s secret life – along with evidence that she was killed by a Ninja – Beckett and Castle find themselves facing the realisation that the Ninja is now coming for them too.

Castle stars Nathan Fillion as Richard Castle, Stana Katic as NYPD Detective Kate Beckett, Susan Sullivan as Martha Rodgers, Molly Quinn as Alexis Castle, Penny Johnson Jerald as NYPD Captain Victoria Gates, Tamala Jones as Medical Examiner Lanie Parish, Jon Huertas as NYPD Detective Javier Esposito, and Seamus Dever as NYPD Detective Kevin Ryan.

Guest Cast: Faye Viviana as Jade Yamata, Arye Gross as M.E. Perlmutter, Cameron Deane Stewart as Dean Bedford, Tarri Markel as Sharon Bedford, Arden Cho as Kiara.

“The Way of the Ninja” has the story by Christine Roum & Shawn Waugh, with teleplay by Christine Roum, and directed by Larry Shaw.

Castle is produced by ABC Studios. Andrew Marlowe serves as executive producer/writer, along with executive producers Rob Bowman, David Amann, David Grae, and Armyan Bernstein.